Computer Labs

Computer Labs


Located in the Library - Academic Resource Center, the Library Computer Lab is for currently-enrolled students. The lab has 41 web-accessible PCs and 4 Macs with a variety of software, including Microsoft Office 2013, and program-specific applications. The lab is also equipped with adaptive software for the visually impaired. The lab is staffed by a full-time technician and work study students. Hours vary during the summer and school breaks. Hours are posted on the website at For questions, call 608.789.6145.

  • Room 201
  • Fall/Spring Trimester Term: Monday –Tuesday 7:30 am-9:00 pm; Wednesday-Thursday 7:30 am-8:00 pm; Friday 7:30 am-4:00 pm; and Saturday 11:00 am-3:00 pm.
  • Summer Trimester Term: Monday-Thursday 7:30 am-7:30 pm; Friday 7:30 am-4:00 pm
  • One color printer
  • Two black/white printers
  • Two scanners
  • A memory card reader and headphones are available for checkout

Coleman Center

Located in the Coleman Center, room 218, the computer lab is available for currently-enrolled students and students who have graduated in the past six months. In addition to the computers available (there are 50), there are study tables for students to use.

  • Room 218
  • Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 3:30pm, summer hours vary
  • 50 Computers (PC, Mac)
  • 3 tables with chairs to work on homework

Health Science Center

Housed in the Health Science Center, room 2030, this lab is available for both Western and UW-La Crosse students. The lab has only PCs. Hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Summer hours vary.

  • Room 2030
  • Monday thru Friday 7:30am - 7:30pm, summer hours vary
  • 14 Computers (PC) for Western Technical College (Dell, Windows XP)
  • 30 computers (PC) for UWL students
  • 2 printers

HSC Computer Lab Photos

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Regional Location Centers

All 5 of Western’s RLCs house computer labs with printers that any Western student may use. Please contact each specific RLC to ask about operational hours and lab availability.

  • Black River Falls 715.284.2253
  • Independence 715.985.3392
  • Mauston 608.847.7364
  • Viroqua 608.637.2612
  • Tomah 608.374.7700

Learn more about technology at Western by visiting our technology website.